1st Edition

The New Urban Economics And Alternatives

By H.W. Richardson Copyright 2007
    278 Pages
    by Routledge

    278 Pages
    by Routledge

    This book was first published in 1977.




    1. What is 'New Urban Economics'?

    2. Antecedents

    3. The standard NUE model

    4. Implications and extensions of the standard model

    5. The monocentric city

    6. The multicentric city

    7. More complex residential location patterns

    8. Locational interdependence

    9. Towards dynamics

    10. An optimum geograpy

    11. Two residential location models

    i. The possibility of positive rent gradients

    ii. Discontinuous densities, urban spatial structure, and growth

    12. Alternatives to NUE

    13. Political economy

    14. Conclustion: are NUE models operational?




    H.W. Richardson